Will Mr. Bean be laid to rest? Mon-19-Nov-12 10:27 Share this By Jay-Jay FeeneyBritish actor Rowan Atkinson has decided he doesn’t want to do his Mr. Bean character anymore. He’s 57 and says playing him has become "childish and sad". He wants to concentrate on more serious acting roles. You May Also Like Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .